WEATHER FORECAST FOR SEA AREAS AROUND THE ISLAND DURING
NEXT 24 HOURS (Issued at 05.30 a.m. on 24th May 2019)
Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in the sea area extending from Puttalam to Pottuvil via Colombo, Galle and Hambantota. Heavy falls can be expected at some places in the above sea areas.
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places elsewhere.
Winds will be South-westerly and speed will be 20-40 kmph in the sea areas around the island.
Wind speed can increase up to 50 kmph at times in the sea area extending from Puttalam to Kankasanturai via Mannar and the sea area extending from Mathara to Batticaloa via Pottuvil.
Temporarily strong gusty winds and rough seas can be expected during thundershowers.